Board of Visitors

The IOG depends on the members of its Board of Visitors to connect our research and education with the community and to help us raise funds and awareness so our work can continue.


2017 Board of Visitors

Michael J. Damone - Chairperson
President, Damone Construction
 
Barbara Kopasz – Vice Chair
Associate Vice President, Health Alliance Plan (Retired)
 
Sandy Adams, CFP
Center for Financial Planning
 
Lynn Alexander
Vice President of Public Affairs, Presbytarian Villages of Michigan
 
Bob Allison
Broadcast Host, Ask Your Neighbor radio show
 
Arun Anand
Retired President/CEO, Millennium Software, Inc.
 
Fred Barbret
Community Ombudsperson at SMART
 
Pierre Boutros
President, One Care RX
 
Carol Edwards – Chairperson Emeritus
Oakland County Schools, Retired
 
Robert W. Gillette
Chief Operating Officer, American House Senior Living Residences
Co-chair, American House Foundation
 
Michael Gilliam
President and CEO, Quality Home Care Services of Michigan
 
David Howell – Co-chair Emeritus
CPA, Principal, Schroeder, Howell & Trefzer, PC (Retired)
 
Brian Jenney
Attorney, Kemp Klein Law Firm
 
Mary Lyneis
Partner, Loprete & Lyneis, PC
 
Maria AMarcantonio
Senior Account Manager & Political Specialist, Crain's Detroit Business
 
Terri Murphy
CSA, President, Certified Senior Solutions
 
Roger Myers
Chief Executive Officer, Presbyterian Villages of Michigan
 
Kathleen Newell
Independent Elder Law Attorney
 
Peter Ostrow, LMSW, ACSW
Care Management, Consultation, Training
 
Frances Shani Parker
Eldercare Author and Consultant, Detroit Public School Principal (Retired)
 
Marcia Relyea
Older  Adult Specialist, Macomb County CARE
 
David Sengstock, MD
Program Director, Geriatric Medicine Fellowship, Oakwood Hospital and Medical Center
 
Pat Simasko
Certified Elder Law Attorney
 
James Speir
Speir Financial Services, LLC
 
Emeritus BOV Members
 
Eugene Baron, MD
Ophthalmologist (Retired) 
 
Karl Gregory, PhD
Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Oakland University
 
Lois Hitchcock
Older Adult Advocate
 
Gene Pisha
AARP Senior Advocate for Michigan
 
Tom Trainer (Emeritus Chair)
Attorney, Kemp Klein Law Firm (Retired)
 
Jean Villa
Community Volunteer
 
John Villa
Manager, General Electric Company (Retired), Community Volunteer, La Sed